Leena

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Date registered: November 10, 2016

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  1. Renu Mandhane to deliver keynote in Halton this fall – A Rights-Based Approach to Poverty Elimination Work — July 26, 2017
  2. “No Neighbour in Need” 2017 Report to Community Out Now! — July 25, 2017
  3. Mayor Goldring inquires about bringing living wage to City of Burlington — July 25, 2017
  4. We’re Hiring…Summer Student Coordinator – Posting Closed — June 2, 2017
  5. Update: Basic Income Consultation in Milton – January 23rd, 2017 — January 9, 2017

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Jul 26

Renu Mandhane to deliver keynote in Halton this fall – A Rights-Based Approach to Poverty Elimination Work

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We are proud to present, with co-partner Halton Community Legal Services, as well as the support of Halton Information Providers, Sheridan College, Halton Equity and Diversity Roundtable, Reach Out Centre for Kids, Oakville Community Foundation, and Summit Housing & Outreach Programs, a day of learning and reflection on what it means to lead with a human-rights based approach …

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Jul 25

“No Neighbour in Need” 2017 Report to Community Out Now!

The HPRT (Halton Poverty Roundtable) is excited to release its 2017 Community Report, which highlights progress made and key initiatives including the Smart Start Halton, Halton Sport Leadership Program, Income Security, and the Halton Community Benefits Network. In Halton Region over 41% of renters are spending more than 30% of their income on housing.  Who …

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Jul 25

Mayor Goldring inquires about bringing living wage to City of Burlington

  Mayor Rick Goldring is asking city staff to find out what it would take to make Burlington a living wage employer. The issue came up during a recent committee of the whole meeting on June 26 where Goldring brought forward a motion to direct the city’s human resources director to analyze the City of …

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Jun 02

We’re Hiring…Summer Student Coordinator – Posting Closed

This position is being advertised under the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) initiative. To be eligible for this position, you must be between 15 and 30 years of age on the start date of the job. You also must have been a full-time student during the previous academic year and be intending to return to full-time …

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Jan 09

Update: Basic Income Consultation in Milton – January 23rd, 2017

Please note we have rescheduled the December 8th Basic Income Consultation to Monday, January 23rd, 2017 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. See below to register and for more information. The Ontario government has released Hugh Segal’s Basic Income discussion paper, titled “Finding a Better Way: A Basic Income Pilot Project for Ontario”. While the Ontario government …

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